For his birthday, little Joe asked for a 10-speed bicycle. His father said, ‘Son, we’d give you one, but the mortgage on this house is £500,000 & your mother just lost her job. There’s no way we can afford it.’
The next day the father saw little Joe heading out the front door with a suitcase. So he asked, ‘Son, where are you going?’
Little Joe told him; ‘I was walking past your room last night and heard you telling Mom you were pulling out. Then I heard her tell you to wait because she was coming too.
And I’ll be damned if I’m staying here by myself with a £500,000 mortgage & no bike.